DERA ISMAIL KHAN: In order to encourage the students, Bacha Khan Talent Awards were distributed among top position-holder students from different departments of Gomal University Dera Ismail Khan here on Wednesday.

A ceremony was organised at the university auditorium attended by the university vice chancellor, teachers, political leaders, social workers and large number of students. During the ceremony, the Awami National Party (ANP) local leader Malak Jahangir Khan distributed talent awards among the position holder students.

Speaking on the occasion, Malak Jahangir Khan shed light on the life and philosophy of Bacha Khan. He said that a century ago Bacha Khan laid foundation of the school in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and today all the parents want their children to get education and play role in the development of the country.

The students presented national songs and other programmes which were greatly enjoyed by the participants of the ceremony.

While talking to TNN, an award winning female student Bashra said that such activities encourage students to work hard and get top positions. “If in future the university and other organizations continued to award the talented students, I hope that we could make tremendous progress. We get the award after three years of studies and I think we get the fruit of our hard work,” she said.

Courtesy: TNN